Dirt Modifieds

David Hebert rules at Autodrome Drummond

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] David Hebert rules at Autodrome Drummond DRUMMONDVILLE, QC – September 26, 2015 – Martin Bélanger, DIRTcar Correspondent – Local star David Hebert ran a solid race on his home turf collecting the win in the 125-lap 358 Modified Series event and amassing a cool $5,000. ‘’My car was real good, we made a good pit stop!’’ mentioned Hebert who will be well-positioned coming in the Super DIRT Week. ‘’The next races will be tough going into Syracuse, several big names will race with us in the series’’. Chris Raabe and Dany Bilodeau were on the front row of…

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Decker prevails at Fonda Speedway

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  [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Fourth 2015 Super DIRTcar Series win for the “Franklin Flyer” FONDA, N.Y. – September 26, 2015 – Billy Decker retook the lead from Brett Hearn for the second time on lap 78 and stayed in front the rest of the way to win the Mohawk Valley 100 at Fonda Speedway. It was the defending Super DIRTcar Series (SDS) champion’s fourth series win of the season and his first at Fonda Speedway since 1988. Decker set fast time in qualifying and started fifth in a 31-car field. He passed Hearn for the first time on lap 72 after…

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FRANK COZZE AND RYAN WATT ADDED TO LIST OF INVADERS FOR 3RD ANNUAL ALL STAR CUP SHOOTOUT

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  FRANK COZZE AND RYAN WATT ADDED TO LIST OF INVADERS FOR 3RD ANNUAL ALL STAR CUP SHOOTOUT New Egypt, NJ - Two time New Egypt Speedway track champion Frank Cozze and Ryan Watt are the latest invaders to confirm their entries intoSaturday's All Star Cup Shootout paying $7,500 to win and $400 to start. Cozze, who was the Modified champion in 2003 and 2005 and also amassed 26 career wins with his last coming in 2010 at the Ocean County oval, was rather enthusiastic when reached by phone on Thursday. Ryan Watt another former New Egypt Speedway winner…

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ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP IS BEING RESET FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP IS BEING RESET FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7 Sicklerville, NJ (September 22, 2015) – With growing concerns over traffic and safety surrounding the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia during the weekend of September 26 and 27, the Romp in the Swamp Call Before You Dig Championship event will now take place on Saturday, November 7 at Bridgeport Speedway. The $10,000 to win race was originally scheduled for Saturday, September 26. This special race featuring any type of dirt Modified stock car will occur on the inner oval at the Southern New…

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Big Weekend at New Egypt Speedway!

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New Egypt Speedway’s All Star Cup Shootout Information Sheet When: Saturday, September 19, 2015 Where: New Egypt Speedway located at 720 Route 539, New Egypt, NJ 08533 GPS Address: 720 Pinehurst Road, New Egypt, NJ 08533 Time: Pit gates open at 11:30 AM for early tech inspection Front gates open at 1:00 PM Fan Fest 1:00-3:00 PM Hot laps will begin at 4:00 PM First green flag will wave at 5:00 PM Pricing: Pit admission $35 With Any Track License; $40 With No Track License Adult General Admission $30 Seniors 65 & Older General…

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Stage Is Set For Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals 8 Presented By Olum’s October 9-10 At I-88 Speedway; $600 Dale & Sue Smith Halfway Leader Award; $288 Zubi’s Racing Hard Charger Award; Registration Underway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Stage Is Set For Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals 8 Presented By Olum’s October 9-10 At I-88 Speedway; $600 Dale & Sue Smith Halfway Leader Award; $288 Zubi’s Racing Hard Charger Award; Registration Underway AFTON, NY – The stage is set for what has evolved into a Columbus Day weekend tradition for the racing community in the Southern Tier. On Friday-Saturday October 9-10, the Afton Fairgrounds becomes a hub of activity with the running of the Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals 8 presented by Olum’s at I-88 Speedway. The two-day ‘Working Man’s Race’ has become more lucrative for…

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New Egypt Speedway Ready for All Star Cup Weekend; Open Practice Added to Friday Night Prelude to the Cup

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] New Egypt Speedway Ready for All Star Cup Weekend Open Practice Added to Friday Night Prelude to the Cup     New Egypt, NJ--           New Egypt  Speedway is busy gearing up for their biggest event of the 2015 season in the first ever All Star Cup Weekend. Friday night’s Prelude to the Cup will now carry an Open Practice element for anyone wanting to shake down their cars for Saturday night’s event. There will be three hot lap sessions throughout the event for all cars looking to practice. Both the Prelude to the Cup event that features the…

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Brewerton to resume Super DIRTcar event October 16

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Brewerton to resume Super DIRTcar event October 16 Big-Block Modifieds ran three heats before halted by rain BREWERTON, N.Y. – September 22, 2015 – Brewerton Speedway and the Super DIRTcar Series have set Friday, October 16 as the date to complete the McDonald’s Night race card that was postponed by rain Saturday, September 19. Racing will begin at 7 p.m. Fans who attended the original event can present their ticket stub for free admission October 16. New adult tickets will go on sale for $20. Pit pass bands from Saturday, September 19 will be honored. Competitors who were…

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A $10,000 PAYDAY AWAITS THE VICTOR OF BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY’S ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] A $10,000 PAYDAY AWAITS THE VICTOR OF BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY’S ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP Sicklerville, NJ (September 21, 2015) – A $10,000 payday awaits the winner of Bridgeport Speedway’s Romp in the Swamp Call Before You Dig Championship on Saturday, September 26. This event for any type of dirt Modified stock car is set to take place on the quarter mile oval. A very diverse field of racers is anticipated to be on hand. Scott Ambruster, Tom Carberry Sr., Jeff Heotzler, Brett Kressley, Sam Martz, Ernie Miles and Joe Nappi are just a few…

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All $5,000-To-Win Events Are Not Created Equal: Wade Decker Memorial Sunday At Thunder Mountain Speedway Features Huge Short Track Super Series Pay Structure Plus Other Incentives

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] All $5,000-To-Win Events Are Not Created Equal: Wade Decker Memorial Sunday At Thunder Mountain Speedway Features Huge Short Track Super Series Pay Structure Plus Other Incentives; GRIT Series Crate Sportsman, Street Stocks & XCel 600 Modifieds All Set For High-Paying Events CENTER LISLE, NY – All $5,000-to-win dirt Modified events are not created equal. Case in point: this Sunday’s (Sept. 27) MjH Oilfield Wade Decker Memorial at Thunder Mountain Speedway. The annual race honoring the late Wade Decker is among the most lucrative of the season for the big-block/small-block Modified traveling contingent of the Short Track Super Series…

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Clay Butler, Eric Palmer, Mark Bitner, and John Carpenter Take the Checkers and the Championship at New Egypt Speedway

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Clay Butler, Eric Palmer, Mark Bitner, and John Carpenter Take the Checkers and the Championship at New Egypt Speedway New Egypt, NJ--                               It was a great night to be a race winner at New Egypt Speedway on Saturday night. All four of the division race victors also captured the 2015 division championships in the Sportsman, Crate Modified, NERS Sprint, and Street Stock divisions. Clay Butler led the way of race winners becoming champions in the Sportsman feature. Jimmy Amato and Derek Krum led the field to take the green with Krum jumping out in front coming off of…

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CRAIG VONDOHREN WINS FIFTH FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC, POCKETS MORE THAN $25,000 AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] CRAIG VONDOHREN WINS FIFTH FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC, POCKETS MORE THAN $25,000 AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY BECHTELSVILLE, PA. September 20, 2015 . . . For the second time in his racing career at Grandview Speedway, Craig VonDohren scored a three-peat. In 2006 he won the Forrest Rogers Memorial, the Freedom 76 and was the track point champion. Saturday night the Oley speedster repeated the same accomplishment. The victory coming at the wheel of the Harring Transportation/Pioneer Pole Buildings #1c marked the first time since 2008 that the Oley, PA racer was able to grab the top spot in the…

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Fonda hosts Super DIRTcar Series

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Fonda hosts Super DIRTcar Series September 26 Mohawk 100 - $30,000 purse pays $6,000-to-win FONDA, N.Y. – September 21, 2015 – The Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series heads to Fonda Fairgrounds for the 20th event of the season, the Mohawk 100 Saturday, September 26. Matt Sheppard, driver of the FX Caprara No. 9h and a three-time Series champion, will arrive at Fonda as the point leader on the strength of four series’ wins. Sheppard leads Brett Hearn by 92 points. Hearn has a sterling record of success on Fonda’s flat half-mile. The “Jersey Jet” won last year’s Mohawk…

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Raabe survives Morin’s late bid for Mohawk checkers

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  [xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  Raabe survives Morin's late bid for Mohawk checkers 1st DIRTcar 358 Modified Series win for Ontario driver HOGANSBURG, NY – September 18, 2015 – Chris Raabe of Napanee, ON, won the DIRTcar 358 Modified Series Frenchie’s Chevrolet 75 by a car-length over fast-closing Gage Morin at Mohawk International Raceway Friday. The victory was the first of Raabe’s 358 Modified Series career. After starting on the pole and leading the first 16 laps, Raabe was overtaken by Billy Dunn, who set fast time in qualifying. He regained the lead for keeps on lap 47 when Dunn’s engine came…

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Chad Cook Continues Late Surge, Wins Modified Main Saturday At Thunder Mountain Speedway With 30-Car Field On Hand

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Chad Cook Continues Late Surge, Wins Modified Main Saturday At Thunder Mountain Speedway With 30-Car Field On Hand; Kevin Jordan (Sportsman), Pat Jordan (Crate 602 Sportsman), Coty Bishop (Rookie Sportsman), Steven Deinhardt (Street Stock), Will Eastman (XCel 600 Modified) & Nick Kennedy (Four Cylinder) Also Victors As Champions Are Crowned CENTER LISLE, NY – Chad Cook’s late-season surge continued on Saturday at Thunder Mountain Speedway. Cook, of Deposit, N.Y., drove the Mike Costello-owned No. 222 to victory in the Season Championship Night 30-lap big-block/small-block Modified main, earning $1,500 for his second consecutive triumph at the three-eighths-mile oval. The…

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Super DIRTcar Series Stars to Battle Media Celebrities on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at Pole Position Raceway in Syracuse’s Destiny USA

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Super DIRTcar Series Stars to Battle Media Celebrities on Tuesday, Sept. 22, at Pole Position Raceway in Syracuse’s Destiny USA Schatz’s historic World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series season could hit another milestone Saturday, Oct. 10, at Rolling Wheels Raceway Park SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Sept. 16, 2015 - Super DIRTcar Series superstars will battle Central New York media personalities on Tuesday, Sept. 22, in the Third Annual Pole Position Raceway NAPA Super DIRT Week Challenge. Eight-time Super DIRTcar Series champion Brett Hearn, three-time champion Matt Sheppard, three-time and defending NAPA Super DIRT Week Syracuse 200 winner Stewart Friesen,…

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Just Two Events Left To Decide 2015 Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region $15,000 Championship

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Just Two Events Left To Decide 2015 Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region $15,000 Championship: Thunder Mountain Speedway Sunday, Sept. 27 & I-88 Speedway Saturday, Oct. 10; Stewart Friesen Currently Tops Standings CENTER LISLE, NY – After just two more events, a $15,000 champion will be crowned by the Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Hi-Tek. A pair of high-profile race programs – the MjH Oilfield Wade Decker Memorial at Thunder Mountain Speedway in Center Lisle, N.Y. and the Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals presented by Olum’s at I-88 Speedway in…

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FRIESEN, LAUBACH, PAUCH JR., PAUCH SR., GODOWN ONLY A FEW OF THE VISITORS PLANNING TO BE PART OF THE 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC AT GRANDVIEW ON SEPTEMBER 19

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] FRIESEN, LAUBACH, PAUCH JR., PAUCH SR., GODOWN ONLY A FEW OF THE VISITORS PLANNING TO BE PART OF THE 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC AT GRANDVIEW ON SEPTEMBER 19 BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 16, 2015 . . . A variety of champions and standout performers not often seen in action at Grandview Speedway have made their intentions known to be a part of the 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic this Saturday, September 19th at the Berks County clay oval. The race, postponed from September 12 due to weather issues, will see preliminary events start at 7 p.m.…

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New Egypt Speedway ‘Mid-Atlantic Championship Weekend’ Offers Halloween Weekend Auto Racing Excitement

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] New Egypt Speedway ‘Mid-Atlantic Championship Weekend’ Offers Halloween Weekend Auto Racing Excitement; Modified $5,000-to-win, SpeedSTRs, Crate & Open Sportsman, RaceSaver® Sprints, Outlaw Stocks & XCel 600 Modifieds Part Of Busy Two-Day Racing Weekend NEW EGYPT, NJ – There will be no tricks - just treats - when New Egypt Speedway hosts the Mid-Atlantic Championship weekend October 30-31. Two busy days of racing are planned for the D-shaped 7/16ths-mile facility to conclude the 2015 season in grand style. The Mid-Atlantic Championship is co-promoted by BD Motorsports Media LLC as a special Halloween weekend spectacular for the area’s race fans…

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FANS ATTENDING BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY’S ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP CAN ENJOY FREE FOOD FROM COLONIAL PIPELINE

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] FANS ATTENDING BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY’S ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP CAN ENJOY FREE FOOD FROM COLONIAL PIPELINE Sicklerville, NJ (September 16, 2015) – When fans enter the gates at Bridgeport Speedway for the Romp in the Swamp Call Before You Dig Championship on Saturday, September 26, they will be greeted by a Colonial Pipeline display where hot dogs will be served at no charge. All spectators will receive the free food after completing a brief survey about the 811 system. 811 is the federally designated phone number that helps homeowners and professionals avoid buried utilities…

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Are “Big” Races Really All That Big Anymore?

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Are "Big" Races Really All That Big Anymore? By: Pete MacDonald Remember back in the early to mid 2000's when 60 plus cars would show up for a midweek race that only paid $5,000 to win? Fast forward to 2015. Now you have races that pay $10,000 to win  and can't pull 40 cars. Why is that? Is it a sign of the times? Is it the economy? Are people just not interested in our sport anymore? Or is big money not that important to anyone anymore? The thing that seems to be bringing in car counts now…

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Plenty To Enjoy At I-88 Speedway Friday-Saturday October 9-10 For Short Track SuperNationals 8; Schedule, Weekend Pricing Set For ‘Working Man’s Race’ Spectacular; Two Full Days Of Racing Planned

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Plenty To Enjoy At I-88 Speedway Friday-Saturday October 9-10 For Short Track SuperNationals 8; Schedule, Weekend Pricing Set For ‘Working Man’s Race’ Spectacular; Two Full Days Of Racing Planned AFTON, NY – Race fans and competitors heading to I-88 Speedway on Columbus Day weekend will have plenty to enjoy. The eighth edition of the Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals presented by Olum’s is set for the Afton Fairgrounds on Friday-Saturday October 9-10 with a full slate of racing planned for the eighth annual ‘Working Man’s Race’ spectacular. Headlining the weekend is a 50-lap main for the big-block/small-block Modifieds…

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Mother Nature Postpones Championship Night at New Egypt Speedway; All Star Cup Weekend Moved to September 25th & 26th

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Mother Nature Postpones Championship Night at New Egypt Speedway All Star Cup Weekend Moved to September 25th & 26th New Egypt, NJ-- Mother Nature reared her ugly head Saturday and forced the cancellation and postponement of New Egypt Speedway’s Championship Night. Championship Night will now be this Saturday, September 19th with the Sportsman, Crate Modifieds, Street Stocks, and NERS Sprints all racing for double points and the 2015 championships. Also racing will be the NEWS Sprint cars. Because of the postponement of not only Championship Night but also Grandview’s Freedom 76 event, the All Star Cup weekend has…

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45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED STOCK CAR RACING CLASSIC SET FOR GRANDVIEW, SEPT. 19

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED STOCK CAR RACING CLASSIC SET FOR GRANDVIEW, SEPT. 19 DOUBLE RUB RAILS ALLOWED FOR THIS RACE ONLY BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 14, 2015 . . . Many of the best dirt track stock car racing talents are set to give the 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic another try this Saturday, September 19th at Grandview Speedway. Racing action will officially get the green at 7 p.m. Rained out last Saturday the $25,000 to win Classic is expected to have a large field of racing talents from throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states. A number of…

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Lingering Showers, Saturated Grounds Force Postponement Of MjH Oilfield Wade Decker Memorial To Sunday, September 27; Short Track Super Series Fueled By Hi-Tek Modifieds Headline Rescheduled Program, All Divisions Return

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] CENTER LISLE, NY – Saturated grounds and lingering showers predicted by the National Weather Service throughout the afternoon and evening forced the postponement of the Wade Decker Memorial event slated for Sunday at Thunder Mountain Speedway. The event will now take place on Sunday, Sept. 27 to conclude the 2015 season of racing on the Mountain. The rescheduled Wade Decker Memorial event will be highlighted by the seventh round of the Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Hi-Tek Bob Hilbert Sportswear North Region. More than $27,000 cash will be on the line for the 50-lap big-block/small-block Modified…

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Thunder Mountain Speedway Championship Night Postponed To Saturday, September 19 Due To Heavy Afternoon & Evening Rain; Sunday Wade Decker Memorial Remains On As Scheduled

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] CENTER LISLE, NY – Thunder Mountain Speedway will have to wait one more week to crown is 2015 track champions. Due to heavy predicted rain for both Saturday afternoon and evening, Championship Night at the three-eighths-mile clay oval has been postponed to next Saturday, September 19. All season-long championship battles will be decided on the 19th for the weekly divisions. Modifieds will race for $1,500 to win next Saturday, joined by the Open Sportsman, Crate 602 Sportsman, Rookie Sportsman, Street Stocks, XCel 600 Modifieds and FWD Four Cylinders. Current point leaders entering next Saturday’s finale are Mike Mahaney…

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GRANDVIEW’S FREEDOM 76 CLASSIC RESET FOR SATURDAY, SEPT. 19TH

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WEATHER WIPES OUT 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 AT GRANDVIEW, RESCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 19TH BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 12, 2015 . . . Ma Nature did not smile on Grandview Speedway today. Weather forecasts for this afternoon and evening, stretching in to tomorrow, have forced the postponement of the 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic, scheduled for this evening, to Saturday, September 19th.                 “We are all disappointed but we felt, based on the weather conditions being forecast, that it was best to call the events early and save racers and fans time, travel costs and effort to travel to…

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Races for Saturday, September 12 are cancelled

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] COMING EVENTS: Sept. 19 All regular track classes + Dirt Mod make-up from 7/12 Sept. 26 All regular track classes + Small Car Enduro Oct. 3 Bob “Heavy” Scherer Modified Memorial 100 $3500 to win…Final points all classes…Rain date Oct. 4 Oct. 10 Paid practice for Octoberfast 2015 Oct. 17 Octoberfast 2015 Modifieds 150 laps $6000 to win; Late Models 60 laps $1500 to win; Street Stocks 75 laps $1500 to win...Rain date Oct. 18 Mahoning Valley Speedway September 12 program rained out   (LEHIGHTON, Pa. 9-12-15) Mahoning Valley Speedway has cancelled their racing program for today, Saturday,…

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Wight claws back for Granby victory

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Outduels Hearn before packed house for 2nd Super DIRTcar career win GRANBY, QC – September 11, 2015 – Larry Wight finished what he started at Autodrome Granby and left town with the 2nd Super DIRTcar Series win of his career and $6,000. The 22-year-old driver of the Gypsum Express No. 99L set a new track record during time trials, won his qualifying heat, drew the pole and sealed the deal in 100-lap thriller despite a big-time test from Brett Hearn. Wight met with little resistance in the early going although Danny Johnson and Billy Decker kept him in…

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“Clash at the Mag” Airs on NBC Sports Network This Sunday

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WAYCROSS, GA (September 11, 2015) - The E3 Spark Plugs "Clash at the Mag" - Presented by General Tire will air on NBC Sports Network Sunday, Seotember 13th at 6:00PM EST. This must-see event was held on June 13th at Magnolia Motor Speedway in Columbus, MS. A strong contingent of the nation's top dirt late model talents battled a grueling 100-laps at the historic Magnolia Motor Speedway, all chasing the $20,000 top prize. The award-winning Lucas Oil Production Studios were on hand to capture all the action, which includes: multiple camera angles, driver interviews, on-board cameras, and various…

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New Egypt Speedway Set to Welcome Invaders for All Star Cup Weekend September 18th & 19th

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] New Egypt Speedway Set to Welcome Invaders for All Star Cup Weekend September 18th & 19th New Egypt, NJ-- New Egypt Speedway staff is busy getting ready for their biggest race weekend of the year with the All Star Cup event schedule to run Friday, September 18th and Saturday, September 19th. Saturday’s high paying Modified and Crate Modified events are set to welcome several invaders who will try to grab the $7,500 and $3,000 pay days, respectively. 358 Modified drivers that are confirmed to invade are Duane Howard, Doug Manmiller, Dominick Buffalino, Delaware's Shawn Ward, and Rick Laubach. Invaders…

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Ryan Godown Uses Feature Victory to Propel to Second Straight New Egypt Speedway Modified Championship

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Ryan Godown Uses Feature Victory to Propel to Second Straight New Egypt Speedway Modified Championship New Egypt, NJ-- “The Ringoes Rocket” Ryan Godown’s 2015 New Egypt Speedway Modified championship campaign capped off Saturday night in as dominating a fashion as he started it. After winning the first four events of the 2015 season and putting himself out front early in the championship battle, Godown capped off his championship run by winning the final point event to capture the 2015 crown. John Pakenham and Tommy Farrell lead the 23 car field to take the green flag with Pakenham pulling…

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New Egypt Speedway’s Sportsman All Star Cup Event to Carry ROC Engine Rules; Race Re-named In Honor of John Cornell, Jr.

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] New Egypt Speedway’s Sportsman All Star Cup Event to Carry ROC Engine Rules Race Re-named In Honor of John Cornell, Jr. New Egypt, NJ-- The New Egypt Speedway All Star Cup Weekend will kick off on Friday, September 18th, with the Sportsman, Racesaver® Sprints, and the Black Flagged Racing Street Stock Spectacular in the first annual Prelude to the Cup event. To open it up to as many cars as possible, the Speedway will be using the ROC Sportsman engine rules for the event. “This event is our season ending event that we want as many cars to…

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Sheppard leads Super DIRTcar Series to Granby

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Sheppard leads Super DIRTcar Series to Granby Big-Block Modified event #18 pays $6,000-to-win GRANBY, QC – September 9, 2015 – Super DIRTcar Series (SDS) point leader Matt Sheppard will attempt to increase his Autodrome Granby career-win total to five at the Quebec half-mile Friday, September 11, as well as end Stewart Friesen’s current three-race winning streak. Sheppard struggled uncharacteristically at Rolling Wheels Raceway September 3, but he rallied late in the event to place eighth for his 16th top-10 in 17 starts. Friesen led the final 88 laps at Rolling Wheels for his third consecutive win which has…

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DRIVERS MAKING PLANS FOR $10,000 TO WIN ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP AT BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] DRIVERS MAKING PLANS FOR $10,000 TO WIN ROMP IN THE SWAMP CALL BEFORE YOU DIG CHAMPIONSHIP AT BRIDGEPORT SPEEDWAY Sicklerville, NJ (September 9, 2015) – As the date of Saturday, September 26 draws near, a very diverse field of drivers are making plans to attend the Romp in the Swamp Call Before You Dig Championship at Bridgeport Speedway. The 40-lap feature taking place on the quarter mile track will award the winner a first place prize of $10,000. Bob Drayton was the first driver to enter the race and was followed by Frank Holmes. Jimmy Horton, the 2015…

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Super DIRT Week Kickoff Party, Last Call at the Port Weekend conclude Weedsport Speedway season

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] WEEDSPORT, N.Y. – Sept. 9, 2015 – As race fans around the Northeast gear up for Super DIRT Week’s Finale at the Fairgrounds, Weedsport Speedway is once again preparing to host the kickoff party for central New York’s biggest week of dirt track racing.   The DIRTcar 358 Modified Series and the DIRTcar Sportsman Series take the stage Wednesday, Oct. 7 with pit gates opening at 4 p.m., grandstands opening at 5 p.m., hot laps starting at 6:30 p.m. and racing starting at 7:30 p.m. A capacity crowd is expected to watch the best in the business handle…

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Gage Morin claims DIRTcar 358 Modified Series win at Cornwall

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] CORNWALL, ON – September 6, 2015 – In the DIRTcar 358-Modified Series Jiffy Auto Service 125 at Cornwall Motor Speedway, local favorite Gage Morin started 21st on the grid, steadily advanced through the field, and then passed Chris Raabe with 2 laps to go to achieve his first ever DIRTcar Series victory. ‘’It was a fun race!” exclaimed Morin in the winner’s circle, “the car ran great in all the lanes and it’s always fun to win here in Cornwall.’’ Asked about possibly following the tour, the young gun - who has his race shop in the backyard…

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Original “Working Man’s Race” Short Track SuperNationals 8 Set For October 9-10 At I-88 Speedway; Short Track Super Series North Region Champion To Be Crowned; Two HUGE Days Of Racing Planned; Reserved Camping Available

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] AFTON, NY – The original “Working Man’s Race” is set for its eighth running on Friday-Saturday October 9-10 at I-88 Speedway. The Halmar International Short Track SuperNationals presented by Olum’s takes center stage at the Afton Fairgrounds facility during Columbus Day weekend, presenting weekend racers with an affordable option to compete for a large purse structure. Headlining the weekend is a 50-lap main for the big-block/small-block Modifieds racing for a total payout of nearly $30,000, spread throughout the starting field, on Saturday. The Modified event offers $5,000 to the winner, $1,000 for 10th and $500 to take the…

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LAUBACH RETURNS TO BRIDGEPORT VICTORY LANE

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Upcoming Events Friday, September 11, 2015 – No Racing Saturday, September 12, 2015 – No Racing Sunday, September 13, 2015 - Poker Series Hand #5 - 270cc & 600cc Micro Sprints, Slingshots, 4 Cylinder Enduros & Stage 1 Modifieds - Racing at5:30pm Friday, September 18, 2015 -  Final Night of Points on the Quarter Mile - 270cc & 600cc Micro Sprints, 4 & 8 Cylinder Endruos, Racing at 8pm Saturday, September 19, 2015 - No Racing Friday, September 25, 2015 - FINAL NIGHT of POINTS - Big Block Modifieds, Crate/Sportsman & Outlaw Stocks - Racing at 7:30 Saturday, September 26, 2015 - ROMP IN THE SWAMP - $10,000 to Win, Open Modifieds on the Quarter Mile…

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Ryan Godown Rules New Egypt and Big Diamond With a $22,500 Weekend

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  Ryan Godown Rules New Egypt and Big Diamond With a $22,500 Weekend By: Pete MacDonald "The Ringoes Rocket" Ryan Godown had one of the most profitable weekends in his dirt modified career winning $22,500 in just over 48 hours. Ryan picked up his second straight (and third overall) New Egypt Speedway 358 Modified crown worth $10,000 on Saturday and did so in dominating fashion.  Godown rolled off fourteenth in his #747 Troyer racecar's mount knowing he had to finish fourth or better to secure the title. "I figured I didn't want to put myself in a bad position.…

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Two Big Days Of Racing Set For Thunder Mountain Speedway This Weekend, September 12-13; Championship Night Saturday Headlined By $1,500-To-Win Modifieds; Sunday Short Track Super Series Visit In $5,000-To-Win Wade Decker Memorial Race

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Two Big Days Of Racing Set For Thunder Mountain Speedway This Weekend, September 12-13; Championship Night Saturday Headlined By $1,500-To-Win Modifieds; Sunday Short Track Super Series Visit In $5,000-To-Win Wade Decker Memorial Race CENTER LISLE, NY - Thunder Mountain Speedway will close out 2015 in grand style this weekend with two days of racing on Saturday-Sunday September 12-13. A season that began on the final Saturday of April and has stretched through the heat of summer will end with a bang, crowning track champions on Saturday and playing host to a huge year-end event on Sunday. On Saturday…

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Ryan Godown wins the Jack Rich Inc. Coalcracker 72, Kost and Carter also earn victories Sunday Evening at Big Diamond Speedway.

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  Ryan Godown wins the Jack Rich Inc. Coalcracker 72, Kost and Carter also earn victories Sunday Evening at Big Diamond Speedway. Minersville, PA September 6, 2015 The fans packed the stands for the Jack Rich Coalcracker Inc. night at Big Diamond Speedway.  The 358 Modifieds were racing for a $10,000 pay check and joining them were the Savage 61 Roadrunners and the Excel 600 Modifieds.  The feature starting lineup was set by a draw for the top 12 heat winners.  Danny Bouc and Colt Harris would draw the front row starting spots for the big event and bring…

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177 Race Cars, Capacity Crowd Jam Thunder Mountain Speedway For ‘Sprint Car Saturday’ Special; Delaware’s Curt Michael Wins ESS 360 Sprint Main, Chad Cook Modified Victor

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] 177 Race Cars, Capacity Crowd Jam Thunder Mountain Speedway For ‘Sprint Car Saturday’ Special; Delaware’s Curt Michael Wins ESS 360 Sprint Main, Chad Cook Modified Victor; Other Winners Include Scott Goodrich (CRSA), Brandon Walters (Sportsman), Daryl Krebs (Crate), Clint Roehrs (Lightning Sprint), Larry Mekic (SRP), Coty Bishop (Rookie), Joe McCabe (XCel 600 Mod) & Steven Deinhardt (Street Stock) CENTER LISLE, NY – Before a capacity crowd, Chad Cook drove to victory on Saturday night at Thunder Mountain Speedway. Cook, of Deposit, N.Y., rolled the top line to the front of the field and cruised to the win in…

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MORE AND MORE ENTRIES BEING RECEIVED FOR FREEDOM 76 MOD CLASSIC AT GRANDVIEW

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] MORE AND MORE ENTRIES BEING RECEIVED FOR FREEDOM 76 MOD CLASSIC AT GRANDVIEW                 Friday night doubleheader features 305 Sprints and ROC Sportsman BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 8, 2015 . . . The list of well-known dirt track racing stars entering the $25,000 to win 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic at Grandview Speedway on Saturday, September 12 continues to grow.                 Add to the list of standouts expected to be in the field of entries trying for a spot in the big event names like Andy Bachetti, Mike Ricci, Ryan Godown, Ryan Watt, Bobby Varin, Tad Cox, Colt…

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JARED UMBENHAUER SCORES CAREER FIRST MODIFIED WIN AT GRANDVIEW, CORY MERKEL AND MIKE LISOWSKI ALSO FEATURE WINNERS IN SATURDAY NIGHT NASCAR FINALE

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] JARED UMBENHAUER SCORES CAREER FIRST MODIFIED WIN AT GRANDVIEW, CORY MERKEL AND MIKE LISOWSKI ALSO FEATURE WINNERS IN SATURDAY NIGHT NASCAR FINALE VonDohren gets 8th Modified title, Schutz tops Late Models for seventh title and Kressley earns first Sportsman championship 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic on Saturday; Sprints and Sportsman on Friday BECHTELSVILLE, PA. September 5, 2015. . . Modified rookie Jared Umbenhauer pulled a slide job on Mike Kellner to take the lead on the 15th lap of the T.P. Trailers NASCAR Whelen 30-lap Modified feature on Saturday night at Grandview in the activities sponsored by…

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We Knew It Was Coming, But We Didn’t Want To Believe It

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] We Knew It Was Coming, But We Didn't Want To Believe It By: Pete MacDonald The news finally came down on Tuesday what we were all thinking all along but didn't want to believe. Super DIRT Week will take place at a new venue in 2016. It felt like a little piece of me died when it was finally put out there. I've missed one SDW since 2005, when I was finally able to drive up there and planned on never missing another one.  But now I'm thinking twice about that. So now what? Where do we move…

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Red-hot Friesen strikes again – at Rolling Wheels

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] Red-hot Friesen strikes again - at Rolling Wheels; Holds off Larry Wight for 3rd straight Super DIRTcar win ELBRIDGE, N.Y. – September 3, 2015 – Stewart Friesen led the final 88 laps of the Bud Light 100 at Rolling Wheels Raceway to score his third straight Super DIRTcar Series win and a $7,500 payoff in the Petruska Racing Atlas Paving No. 66. Friesen drew the pole, yielded to Anthony Perrego for 12 laps and then took over. Pat Ward and Danny Johnson stayed with the leader during the first half of the race, but eventual runner-up Larry Wight pressured…

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PAUCH JR., HENDRICKSON, AND OSMUN AT THE LATEST TO ADD THEIR NAMES TO 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC ENTRY LIST AT GRANDVIEW ON SEPTMBER 12

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  PAUCH JR., HENDRICKSON, AND OSMUN AT THE LATEST TO ADD THEIR NAMES TO 45TH ANNUAL FREEDOM 76 MODIFIED CLASSIC ENTRY LIST AT GRANDVIEW ON SEPTMBER 12 Friday night doubleheader features 305 Sprints and ROC Sportsman BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 4, 2015 . . . Three standout dirt track Modified racers have added their names to the growing entry list for the $25,000 to win 45th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic at Grandview Speedway on Saturday, September 12. Rising star Billy Pauch Jr., the son of a dirt tracing racing legend, veteran Wade Hendrickson and talented Willie Osmun have submitted…

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The Champion, The Legend, and The Spoiler; Who Will Come Out Of New Egypt Speedway On Top Saturday?

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"] The Champion, The Legend, and The Spoiler Who Will Come Out Of New Egypt Speedway On Top Saturday? By: Pete MacDonald 30 laps for double points. That's all that separates one of three men from the 2015 New Egypt Speedway 358 Modified championship. Heading into this Saturday, only Ryan Godown, Billy Pauch and Billy Pauch Jr. have a mathematical chance at winning the crown. "We just got to do what we do and that's it. Let it all play out. It's our championship to win," said Godown, who is looking for his second straight New Egypt crown. Ryan…

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Watson Scores One For The Delaware Destroyers; Picks Up Win In Front Of Huge Hometown Crowd

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[xyz-ihs snippet="Posts-Ad"]  Watson Scores One For The Delaware Destroyers; Picks Up Win In Front Of Huge Hometown Crowd By: Pete MacDonald I took my first trip to Georgetown Speedway since 2009 on Tuesday night for the Short Track Super Series South Beach Blast. It was nice to see that the place hasn't changed a bit, it still has that old school feel to it, much like Delaware International Speedway which is right down the road. 34 Modifieds, 19 Crate Sportsman, 20 Super Trucks and 12 Chargers entered the evening's festivities. For those who don't know what a Super Truck is in…

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